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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

Located in: University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Phone: 520-621-4516

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Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

  • TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
    Based on 57 reviews
  • #63 of 305 things to do in Tucson
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Visited the Mineral Museum

We went specifically to visit the gem and mineral exhibits - excellent introduction to the gems and minerals of Arizona as well as specimens from other parts of the world.

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Great Little Museum on the University Campus

We had no idea that the museum was on the university campus, We are visiting from Los Angeles and found that this museum is part of the 300+ ASTC Science Centers that our Discovery Cube Membership...

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Great little museum

Enjoyed the current gemstone exhibit upstairs. Looking for a fun museum to bring our Grandsons to. Looks like this a good place. Lots of hands on activities. The mineral/rocks/gemstone exhibit...

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